Stop by POT between 1:00-4:00 PM for free food, social work swag, and lots of information about our college and programs. Faculty and staff will be on hand to meet students and answer questions. All current students, as well as campus and community partners, are welcome! ... See MoreSee Less
The first day of classes also means a new class of student veterans! Here's a shot of Dr. David Blackwell giving the keynote at today's Veteran Resource Center Welcome Back BBQ. UK CoSW will have a table at the event from 11-3 today - please stop by and say "hi"! ... See MoreSee Less
We had a great day at our #KWeek College Meeting! Our new social work students met with Dr. Kalea Benner, our Director of Undergraduate Studies, this morning and participated in a Q&A with student ambassadors. In the afternoon, we ventured off campus to tour Day Treatment Center, CASA, and the Family Care Center. Thank you to our partner agencies and their social workers and staff for sharing with our students! #seesocialwork #whyUKsocialwork ... See MoreSee Less
UK College of Social Work faculty Dr. Julie Cerel and Rebecca Sanford will participate in an expert panel discussion at "Suicide Prevention: Raising Awareness and Sharing Our Stories" conference at William T. Young Library on September 1.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 25, 2015) — The University of Kentucky Office of Work-Life will present a one-day conference, "Suicide Prevention: Raising Awareness and Sharing Our Stories," Tuesday, Sept. 1, at the William T. Young Library. The event features a talk by Kentucky native, Carol Graham, who will…
The College of Social Work and KVC Behavioral Health will be hosting the upcoming Integrated Behavioral Healthcare in Primary Care Conference on Friday, September 18th from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM at the Fayette County Cooperative Extension Office. Plenary sessions will feature Melissa Currie, MD, FAAP, presenting The Evolution of Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma: Diagnosis, Prevention and Ongoing Challenges and Ginny Sprang, PhD, presenting Now is the Time: Trauma-Informed Care in the Integrated Healthcare Setting.
6.0 CEUs are available for KY, OH, IN Social Workers, KY Psychologists, KY Nurses, and KY CADCs.
Several breakout sessions will also be offered at this event. Please see attached flyer for additional information! ... See MoreSee Less
Scholarship opportunities for College of Social Work students are posted! For info about available scholarships and to access the application, visit socialwork.uky.edu/scholarships/. Applications and supporting documents are due by July 30. ... See MoreSee Less
The list below will briefly describe scholarships available from the University of Kentucky College of Social Work, but please note that the official scholarship application is time-sensitive and is only available during certain time periods throughout the academic year. Click here to view the schol…